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Amendment

 

January Session, 2015

LCO No. 6418

   
 

*SB0085506418SDO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. GERRATANA, 6th Dist.

SEN. KANE, 32nd Dist.

 

To: Senate Bill No. 855

File No. 93

Cal. No. 124

"AN ACT CONCERNING REPORTS OF NURSE STAFFING LEVELS. "

After the last section, add the following and renumber sections and internal references accordingly:

"Sec. 501. Section 19a-490r of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective October 1, 2015):

A health care employer shall maintain records which detail incidents of workplace violence and include the specific area or department of the employer's premises where the incident occurred. A health care employer [, upon the request of the Department of Public Health,] shall report not later than January 1, 2016, and annually thereafter, to the [department] Department of Public Health the number of workplace violence incidents occurring on the employer's premises during the preceding calendar year and the specific area or department where such incidents occurred. "

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Sec. 501

October 1, 2015

19a-490r